MRI Tech Aide

Location: Danvers, MA
Job ID: 171423-1A
Date Posted: Oct 13, 2021
Category: Clinical Support

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Beverly Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Beverly Hospital is a full service, community hospital providing leading-edge, patient-centered care to North Shore and Cape Ann residents. The hospital provides a full-range of state-of-the-art care and services including primary care, cardiovascular care, surgery, orthopedics, emergency care, maternity, pediatrics, as well as many other specialties. Beverly Hospital is nationally recognized for patient safety as it is one of only 42 hospitals in the United States to be awarded an “A” grade from The Leapfrog Group – the nation’s leading nonprofit watchdog on hospital quality and safety.

 

Beverly Hospital promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care. You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Community, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork and Empathy.

 

About the Job

Position Summary:

Under the supervision of the Chief Technologist and/or Lead Technologist, assists the MRI Technologist in performing a variety of duties and procedures necessary for the everyday operations of the MRI department and patient schedule

 

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities including but not limited to:

 

1    Screens patients, obtains pertinent clinical history before MRI examination and fully informs patient about the exam.

2    Assists getting the patient changed for their exam.

  1. Assists getting the patient in and out of the scan room.
  2. Assists Technologist with positioning of patients.
  3. Conducts proper discharge of patient. Confirms with the Technologist that the patient leaves with the correct patient CD, if applicable
  4. Ensures the stocking of scan rooms and linen closets.
  5. Greets patients in a prompt and courteous manner.

9    Works with MRI Chief Technologist in implementing policies regarding patient care.

     10    Completes special projects as requested by management.

     11    Reads and responds to all e-mails appropriately.

     12    Prepares patient surveys

 

 

Scheduled Hours

8 hours per week, day shift.

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Qualifications

Education:

 

  1. Must have excellent communication and organizational skills.
  2. Must maintain a professional manner and appearance.
  3. Must have experience with ill patients, sedated patients as well as inpatients.
  4. Must be able to work independently as well as in a team.
  5. Must be self-motivated and have ability to work in healthcare setting
  6. Minimum of one to two years in a large, fast-paced business or medical facility. High school diploma or GED completion is required.
  7. Basic knowledge of PC computer systems, ability to learn basic scheduling software and work with word processing applications.

 

 

Licensure, Certification & Registration:

 

Must have BLS Certification

 

Experience:

Experience in MRI setting preferred

Must have excellent communication skills

Must maintain a professional manner and appearance

Must be able to work independently as well as in a team

Must be self-motivated and have ability to work in a healthcare setting

Must have basic computer skills

Must have basic skills and knowledge necessary to perform venipuncture